b A popular cliché in philosophy says science is pure analysis or reductionism

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b. A popular cliché in philosophy says science is pure analysis or reductionism, like taking the rainbow to pieces; and art is pure synthesis, putting the rainbow together.
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References Merriam-Webster. (n.d.). Definition of DISTURB. Retrieved from - webster.com/dictionary/disturb Yahoo Answers. (n.d.). what is the meaning of this quote "art is meant to disturb; science reassures."? Retrieved from ? qid=20101121135355AAHgzqh&guccounter=1&guce_referrer=aHR0cHM6Ly93d3cuZ29vZ2xlLmNvbS8&g uce_referrer_sig=AQAAALapEN5lpzO374SiQ3vcTzNg8T4kGTgf2lzwxFwOPIABS5hEXNGE7YmViwqOzaoVW ZPI7sqRlr2YRomUdo7_iNt5Wjb0K8H4OfD0nOxGS_sxF- fkyLWobfJuhSPEzEFbSt143py3tVdsRM72JFZJI9GdnPnERNUlo8T21GxK23cr Background: Angles Brenda Shaw Brenda is an avid stargazer who enjoys guiding everyone to the stars, sharing her passion and knowledge with others. If you're an amateur astronomer without any formal scientific training, some of the math involved might look like magic spells. Let's face it, you can be interested in science and nature even if you weren't good at math in school. You might even be one of those people who is perfectly capable of mathematical thinking as long as you have a context for it. Read on for the first installment of a series of articles designed to help you catch up on a few morsels that will vastly help your understanding of astronomy. Draw two straight lines that are not parallel to each other. Make one end of one line touch one end of the other line, in any orientation. You have just drawn an angle. Here are two examples: The red lines form a smaller angle than the blue lines do. This has nothing to do with the length of the lines or how far apart the 'ends' of the lines are. Even if you were to chop off the free ends of any or all of those lines, the angles between each pair of lines would remain the same. All that matters is the direction of the two lines relative to each other. If you're standing on Earth and you can see two stars in the sky, you can imagine that two lines meet at your location and extend out towards those stars.
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The angle between those two lines is a convenient way to express how far apart two stars appear to be in the sky. Again, forget about the length of the lines or the distance to either of those stars. Imagine that the sky is a dome over your head, or that the Earth is sitting at the centre of a sphere and the stars are painted all over the inside of it. (They're really far away, of course, and one of them is likely to be much farther away than the other, but for the purposes of measuring their separation on the sky, we don't need to know the true distances to them.) We need some objective way of measuring this angle, something that can be communicated to someone else or written down for future reference. Just as you use miles or kilometers to measure distance between places, you need a unit of measurement to measure angles. The most common one is the degree.
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